#4 - Myanmar and Milk Tea with Moe Thuzar and Fanny Potkin


The podcast returns with an urgent discussion of the February 1 military coup in Myanmar. Moe Thuzar updates us on the latest developments on the ground in Myanmar and the prospects for a diplomatic solution to the conflict. Fanny Potkin explains the military’s cyber warfare capabilities and the protesters’ tactics. And we consider the role of social media and the Milk Tea Alliance in the growing Civil Disobedience Movement. Moe Thuzar is Co-coordinator of the Myanmar Studies Programme at the ISEAS-Yusof Ishak Institute in Singapore and Fanny Potkin (@f_potkin) is the Southeast Asia technology correspondent for Reuters.